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By Shane Lasley
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Keno Hill remains on pace for 2020 start

Operations at Yukon mine ramps up alongside silver prices North of 60 Mining News – September 18, 2020

 

Last updated 10/8/2020 at 7:18pm

Underground miners equipment, mine development Keno Hill Silver District

Alexco Resource Corp.

Underground crews have reached ore at the 680 level of Bellekeno Mine at Alexco Resource's Keno Hill silver operation.

Alexco Resource Corp. is pulling all the pieces together to resume production at its Keno Hill Silver District mine in the Yukon by the end of the year.

Alexco produced silver at Keno Hill from 2011 to 2013 but made the choice to idle down operations due to weak silver prices and uncertain market conditions at the time. Over the ensuing years, the company steadily expanded silver resources with...



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